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Data Provider: Welsh Government National Statistics Examination achievements of pupils in Year 11/aged 15 by year (legacy data)

This cube covers data published in the Welsh Government's annual "Examination Results" release. From 2018/19 the Welsh government has introduced a new set of performance measures. As a result this report is no longer being updated. For the new measures please see the ‘Key Stage 4 Interim Measures by Year, from 2018/19’ table.

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Click here to sortNumber of pupils aged 15/in Year 11From 2015/16, cohort based on pupils in Year 11. Up to 2014/15, cohort based on pupils aged 15 at the start of the academic year.Click here to sortPercentage who achieved Level 1Percentage of pupils aged 15 who achieved the Level 1 threshold (a volume of qualifications equivalent to 5 GCSEs at grade A*-G).Click here to sortPercentage who achieved Level 2Percentage of pupils aged 15 who achieved the Level 2 threshold (a volume of qualifications equivalent to 5 GCSEs at grade A*-C).Click here to sortPercentage who achieved Level 2 incl. English/Welsh and mathsLevel 2 Inclusive: a volume of qualifications at Level 2 (equivalent to the volume of 5 GCSEs at grade A*-C) Including an A*-C GCSE pass in English or Welsh 1st language and Mathematics.Click here to sortPercentage who achieved the Core Subject IndicatorCore Subject Indicator: achieved the equivalent of an A*-C GCSE in each of English or Welsh first language, mathematics and science.Click here to sortAverage wider points scoreAverage wider points score for pupils aged 15. Average points achieved from all approved qualifications in Wales.Click here to sortAverage capped wider points scoreAverage capped wider points score for pupils aged 15. This is the average points gained from the 8 best qualifications achieved by each pupil.Click here to sortCapped 9 Score
1995/9637,19579.341.6..|The data item is not available32.1..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available
1996/9735,98180.143.8..|The data item is not available34.0..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available
1997/9835,68082.045.9..|The data item is not available33.8..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available
1998/9935,47283.447.5..|The data item is not available35.5..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available
1999/200035,58484.849.1..|The data item is not available36.4..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available
2000/0137,17084.549.8..|The data item is not available36.5..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available
2001/0237,11684.850.5..|The data item is not available36.9..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available
2002/0337,99385.151.1..|The data item is not available37.5..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available
2003/0439,21285.351.4..|The data item is not available37.7324.7..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available
2004/0538,49585.252.2..|The data item is not available38.4327.7..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available
2005/0638,85986.053.8..|The data item is not available39.7335.4..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available
2006/0739,57686.055.044.440.0343.9..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available
2007/0839,02786.858.045.644.4356.0..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available
2008/0937,60788.260.747.246.0378.9..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available
2009/1037,07289.763.849.448.0394.3305.1..|The data item is not available
2010/1136,08890.367.350.148.7422.9311.6..|The data item is not available
2011/1235,40491.872.651.148.9465.0323.5..|The data item is not available
2012/1336,61793.277.852.749.2501.2333.1..|The data item is not available
2013/1435,16894.082.355.452.6524.5340.8..|The data item is not available
2014/1534,00494.484.157.954.8530.7343.5..|The data item is not available
2015/1632,24895.384.060.357.6529.3344.6..|The data item is not available
2016/1731,37994.467.054.6..|The data item is not available458.7325.8350.9
2017/1830,37193.767.055.1..|The data item is not available..|The data item is not available324.1349.5

Metadata

Title

KS4 examination results - Key Performance measures

Last update

December 2018 December 2018

Next update

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Publishing organisation

Welsh Government

Source 1

Welsh Examinations Database, Welsh Government (via Awarding Organisations and a contracted collection body)

Source 2

Pupil Level Annual School Census (PLASC), Welsh Government

Contact email

school.stats@gov.wales

Designation

National Statistics

Lowest level of geographical disaggregation

Local authorities

Geographical coverage

Wales

Languages covered

English and Welsh

Data licensing

You may use and re-use this data free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the Open Government License - see http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence

Keywords

GCSE; Level thresholds; KS4

General description

This cube covers data published in the Welsh Government's annual "Examination Results" release. It provides information on the percentage of pupils in year 11/aged 15 achieving the key stage 4 key indicators. For more information see the Weblinks.

Data collection and calculation

The figures in this table are based on information collected from awarding organisations for the school performance exercise and have been checked by schools. Further information on the collection and calculation of this data can be found in the notes section of the Examination Results release (See Weblinks)

Frequency of publication

Annual

Data reference periods

The data shown is collected annually after the end of year exams have been completed. The data is shown from 1996 and is updated each year to show the latest academic year's results. Each year refers to the academic year, for example from 1st of September 2014 to the 31st August 2015.

Users, uses and context

For more Information see the notes section of the Examination Results release (See Weblinks)

Rounding applied

Where applicable, numbers have been rounded to 1 decimal place.

Statistical quality

Please find this information in the related statistical publication, as per the given weblink.